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Zero day exploit compromises all versions of Internet Explorer

Some APT-group are actively exploiting a new zero-day vulnerability in the code of the core of Internet Explorer.  Attacks recorded a slew of data from the attack, as reported by the blog that initially discovered the attack.   The problem, which experts describe as a double kill attack, affects all the latest versions of Internet [...]

By | 2018-04-23T15:48:02+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|IT Security, Software News|Comments Off on Zero day exploit compromises all versions of Internet Explorer

A new method of DDOS if more powerful then ever

Cloudflare researchers recorded a rapid increase in the number of Distriubuted Denial of Service attacks, or DDoS attacks, with this new variation of attack using the memcached protocol, coming from UDP port 11211.   There are several methods for carrying out DDoS attacks, but the basic idea is almost the same regardless of the type [...]

By | 2018-02-28T14:29:58+00:00 February 28th, 2018|IT News, IT Security|Comments Off on A new method of DDOS if more powerful then ever

VPN’s and your Privacy

Free Wi-Fi, the sign we look for in hotels, McDonald's and every airport across the globe. It's wonderful to have Wi-Fi on demand especially with the high cost of data plans and other paid Wi-Fi services. However, these free portals to the Internet are potentially dangerous and could have major repercussions if you are not [...]

By | 2018-02-28T10:41:46+00:00 February 28th, 2018|IT news and stories|Comments Off on VPN’s and your Privacy